Online Degree Application

The new, online degree application is now available in myBama.  Detailed information and links to video tutorials for both students and departmental approvers can be found below.

Student Information

Beginning with the Spring 2012 graduating class, the new online degree application is now available.  The application is available only through myBama.  After logging in, go to the Student tab and click on the Student Services folder in the Banner Self Service channel located in the upper left-hand side of the screen.   Then click on Student Records and finally, Apply to Graduate.

Please click on the following link for a two-minute video that will take you through the application process: Student Degree Application Tutorial.

Please note: All Honors College students applying for graduation must complete the Honors College Graduation Application in addition to the online degree application for institutional honors designations to be awarded. Honors College graduation applications must be completed in the graduating semester, and all questions can be directed to or 205-348-5500.

Prior to submitting an application for degree, graduate students should contact their advisor or the departmental graduate program director with any questions regarding their graduation status.  Undergraduate students should contact their advisor or divisional student services area to make sure they are on track to complete all degree requirements during their intended graduation term.  Divisional contact information can be found below.

College Building Phone Number
Arts and Sciences 200 Clark Hall 348-5970
Commerce and Business Administration 10 Bidgood Hall 348-4537
Communication and Information Sciences 297 Reese Phifer Hall 348-8599
College of Education 104 Carmichael Hall 348-6073
College of Engineering 112 H.M. Comer Hall 348-1596
Human Environmental Sciences 101 Doster Hall 348-6150
Capstone College of Nursing 121 Russell Hall 348-6639
School of Social Work 106 Little Hall 348-3928
Graduate School Contact your department  


Departmental Approver Information

When graduate students submit their online degree application, departmental approval is required prior to the application being forwarded to the Graduate School registrars.  Departmental personnel that have been assigned the approver role will now see a workflow tab after logging in to myBama.  For a quick instructional video covering how to view and approve graduation applications, please click on the follow link: Departmental Approver Tutorial.

Approvers in each department have been identified and appointed by the Graduate School.  If you have questions about your access to the applications or about the students that have applied for graduation, please contact the Graduate School directly.